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Cardiff Business School ranked 6th in the UK

Thursday 18 December 2014

Cardiff Business School has been ranked 6th in the UK for the quality of its research in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). Only Oxbridge and London schools were placed higher among more than 100 business schools in the UK.

Wages drop by £10,000 four years after Private Equity IBO

Tuesday 2 December 2014

Workers will not only be worse off when their firm is taken over by private equity through an institutional buyout (IBO), but their company’s performance will fall behind its rivals.

KTP funding success – Cardiff Business School to work with Brick Fabrication Ltd on Product Innovation

Thursday 27 November 2014

A team of Cardiff Business School academics (Dr Luigi De Luca, Dr Jonathan Gosling and Dr Kate Daunt) has been awarded a grant of £90,619 following a successful Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) application.

Climbing the leadership ladder – or should that be mountain?

Thursday 13 November 2014

Cardiff Business School led its MBA students on the third annual Mountain & Leadership climb during October. In total, 190 students, across five expeditions, climbed Garth Mountain near the village of Pentyrch.

Inside Cardiff Business School’s new £14.5m world class teaching centre

Thursday 13 November 2014

Professor Martin Kitchener, Dean and Head of Cardiff Business School, recently opened the new state-of-the-art learning and teaching centre on campus. Here he discusses its importance for the School and students alike.

Cardiff riding high in new international league table

Friday 31 October 2014

The inaugural US News & World Report Global Universities Rankings places Cardiff 19th in the UK, 72nd in Europe and 188th in the world.

Superwomen of Wales unite at annual conference

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Cardiff Business School’s new Postgraduate Teaching Centre played host to the 10th annual Superwoman conference on Thursday 23rd October, welcoming more than 170 businesswomen and executives.

The ethics of airbrushing- student essay wins national competition

Friday 17 October 2014

A Cardiff student has won a national essay competition discussing the moral debates that arise from the use of airbrushing by businesses.

Setting goals and championing women in leadership

Thursday 16 October 2014

Cardiff Business School this week played host to a thought provoking and inspiring talk from Helen Brand, CEO of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), and Emma Watkins, Director of CBI Wales. The focus of the gathering was on women in leadership and removing barriers to increase diversity in senior positions.

Operations Analytics students eligible for new award

Monday 6 October 2014

The newly introduced Operations Analytics module, which forms part of the Masters programme in Logistics and Operations Management, will this year reward the best performing student (judged by the final mark obtained for the module). The winner will receive US$100 and a one year student membership to the International Institute of Forecasters.

World class centre opens for tomorrow’s business leaders

Tuesday 30 September 2014

A £14.5m world class centre for teaching and training tomorrow’s global business leaders has opened (29 September 2014) at Cardiff Business School.

The state-of-the-art learning and teaching hub provides high-tech lecture theatres, executive study zones and a high-tech ‘trading room’ to attract the very best business students from around the world.

School awarded Bronze level Athena SWAN award

Wednesday 17 September 2014

Cardiff Business School has been recognised for its progress in advancing gender equality.

Business School faculty selected for Vice Chancellor’s development initiative

Wednesday 27 August 2014

Dr Marco Hauptmeier, Senior Lecturer in International Human Resource Management, and Dr Sarah Hurlow, Lecturer in Leadership, have both been selected to take part in the Cardiff Futures programme, 2014-2015.

Sharon Fong and Andrew Sum with John Robertson, former Director of Development and Alumni Relations

An interview with the coordinators of the Cardiff University Hong Kong Alumni Association

Tuesday 26 August 2014

Robert Yeung, Sharon Fong and Andrew Sum are Cardiff Business School MBA alumni living and working in Hong Kong.

Research Fellow selected to attend prestigious economics meeting

Wednesday 20 August 2014

Dr Andrew Crawley has been selected to attend the 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, having passed a highly competitive multi-stage international selection procedure.